Developer believes shipping container homes are the way of the future

September 19 2019 8:04pm An Alberta home developer is touting its first shipping container home in Calgary as the natural evolution of homebuilding. Global’s Tomasia DaSilva reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] !=…

Park Extension residents say evictions on the rise amid gentrification

Residents of Montreal’s Park Extension warn that evictions are on the rise amid gentrification in the province’s poorest neighbourhood. Tenants and community advocates gathered at Saint-Roch Park on Saturday to raise awareness, build solidarity and swap cautionary tales as a sprawling…

Hampstead tenants mount legal challenge following ‘illegal’ vote in favour of demolition

Hampstead residents are stepping up their fight against the town to save two buildings from demolition after town council approved plans to replace the low-cost housing complex with luxury apartments. But as Global’s Phil Carpenter reports, tenants aren’t giving up.